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The Brady Bunch Star Florence Henderson Dies at 82

The Brady Bunch Star Florence Henderson Dies at 82

LOS ANGELES – Best known for her role as Carol Brady on The Brady Bunch, actress Florence Henderson became well-loved by fans all over the United States.

 

On Thursday, November The Brady Bunch Florence Henderson24, 2016, her manager, Kayla Pressman, confirmed her Thanksgiving day death. Henderson, 82,  died of heart failure while in the company of her family at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in the City of Los Angeles.

Henderson did not let her age stop her from doing what she loved. She was a fan-favorite contestant on Dancing with the Stars in 2010.

Since dancing with the stars, Henderson had a talk show called The Florence Henderson Show, a well as a cooking show, Who’s Cooking with Florence Henderson. Both shows were featured on Retirement Living TV.

Henderson began her career in the early-50’s as a singer/actress on Broadway. Henderson then played her starring role, as Carol Brady on the Sherwood Schwartz show “The Brady Bunch” from September 26, 1969 to March 8, 1974. She played on numerous Brady reunion shows, including “A Very Brady Christmas”.

On November 21, 2016, Henderson made a public appearance on Dancing with the stars to support Maureen McCormick (TV daughter Marcia Brady) who is a contestant. Henderson is survived by four children; Barbara, Joseph, Robert, Lizzie and five grandchildren.

 

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Image Sources:

  • The Brady Bunch Florence Henderson: Wikimedia Commons
  • florence_henderson_-_2015_500_festival_-_stierch: Sarah Stierch